in every way that matters,
we are the sum of our memories.
on average, people squander forty days annually
compensating for things they've forgotten.
in a time when electronic devices have
rendered our individual memories obsolete..
this book might help us resurrect the forgotten art
of remembering the things that have slipped
by the co-founder of the
Atlas Obscura, an online guide to the world's
wonders and curiosities.
Moonwalking with Einstein
is Joshua Foer's first book.
[click on the staircase for more about Joshua
and his book]